The lockdown impact on unemployment for heterogeneous workers

We develop a multi-sectoral matching model to predict the impact of the lockdown on the US unemployment, considering the heterogeneity of workers to account for the contrasted impacts across various types of jobs. We show that separations and business closures that hit the workers with the first lev...

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Main Author: Kandoussi, Malak
Format: Publication
Language: English
Place of publication: Bonn, Germany IZA - Institute of Labor Economics 2020
Data of publication: 2020
Series: Discussion paper series
Online Access: available in Bonn?
Database: ECONIS
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